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Fun Food Holidays™ December 12th is National Ambrosia Day
Ambrosia, the mythical "food of the gods," is a heavenly treat to real mortal diners at any time of the year. This cool and creamy citrus fruit salad is a light and tasty side dish or dessert.
CDK has many classic-style recipes for ambrosia, plus a whole body of wacky ambrosia salad-inspired items like ambrosia cakes, bars, and even a body scrub!
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Ambrosia's Pound Cake Made with Lemon or orange, zest of, lemon or orange juice, vanilla extract, sugar, eggs, cake flour, butter Ambrosia Parfaits Made with mint sprigs, nonfat frozen vanilla yogurt, slightly softened, sweetened shredded coconuts, navel oranges, grapes, crushed juice-packed pineapple, drained, with juice reserved California Ambrosia Salad Made with flaked coconut, sour cream, powdered ginger, salt, brown sugar, lemon juice, pitted fresh dates, bananas, oranges Ambrosia Salad Made with grapes, mixed fruit, mandarin oranges, pinapple, miniature marshmallows, whipped topping or sour cream, maraschino cherries Strawberry Ambrosia Salad Made with evaporated milk, flaked coconut, strawberry gelatin powder, raspberry gelatin powder, frozen sweetened sliced strawberries, water, crushed pineapple with syrup Yogurt Ambrosia Made with pineapple yogurt, flaked coconut, navel oranges, sectioned, lemon juice, pear, peeled, diced, Red Delicious apple, diced, bananas Summer Ambrosia Made with papaya, peeled, seeded, and cut into 1-inch cubes), pineapple, peeled and cut into 1-inch cubes, half-pint blackberries, kiwis, peeled and cut lengthwise into 1/3-inch wedges, nectarines Wheat Berry Ambrosia Made with Pecan halves for garnish, optional, bananas, mandarin oranges, seedless red grapes, cut into halves, whipped topping, lemon juice, (8 oz size) crushed pineapple, undrained, vanilla pudding Ambrosia Salad Made with romaine lettuce, dried starfruit, pear, bananas, orange, salad oil, orange peel, sherry or vinegar, ground allspice Spinach Ambrosia Salad Made with orange juice, (11 ounce size) pineapple and mandarin orange segments, drained, coconut, fresh spinach Ambrosia Cake Made with milk, salt, baking powder, cake flour, vanilla extract, butter flavoring, eggs, sugar, butter Pistachio Ambrosia Made with chopped pecans, fruit cocktail, pineapple chunks, mandarin oranges, pistachio pudding mix, fruit juice, sour cream, frozen whipped topping Ambrosia Pie Made with orange marmalade, banana, cream cheese, sugar, lemon juice, lemon rind, heavy cream, coconut, orange sections Ambrosia Tapioca Made with flaked coconut, dates, orange sections, orange juice, salt, tapioca, sugar Ambrosia Fruit Salad Made with ground cinnamon, ground nutmeg, maraschino cherries, miniature marshmallows, frozen whipped topping, coconut, walnuts, fruit cocktail, pineapple chunks, mandarin oranges Hawaiian Ambrosia Made with maraschino cherries, milk, miniature marshmallows, crushed pineapple, mandarin oranges, Cool Whip, coconut Ambrosia Made with whipping cream, mandarin oranges, crushed pineapple, fruit cocktail, sour cream, coconut, miniature marshmallows Sour Cream Ambrosia Made with vanilla extract, honey, sour cream, pecans, oranges, green seedless grapes, cantaloupe, pineapple, shredded moist coconut Ambrosia Made with orange gelatin powder, mandarin oranges, frozen whipped topping, miniature marshmallows, crushed pineapple, flaked coconut Ambrosia Coconut Salad Made with mint, cherry or strawberry, orange juice, oranges, bananas, pineapple, grapes, apples, sugar substitute, coconut Creole Country Ambrosia With Twin Chocolate Shavings Made with ground nutmeg, ground cinnamon, sugar, (8-oz. size) fruit cocktail, drained very well, pecans, green grapes, coconut, (11-oz. size) mandarin oranges, drained very well, miniature Ambrosia Salad Made with maraschino cherries for color, sour cream (light can be used), pecans, seedless red grapes, coconut, pineapple chunks, miniature marshmallows, mandarin oranges Pistachio Ambrosia Made with fruit cocktail, frozen non-dairy whipped topping, pistachio pudding mix, miniature multicolored marshmallows
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